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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Martin Madaus will take the CEO and chairman posts at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics upon the closure of The Carlyle Group's acquisition of OCD from Johnson and Johnson, which is expected to be mid-2014, OCD said this week.

Madaus recently was president, chairman, and CEO of Millipore, and is currently executive chairman of Quanterix's board of directors. He also is a director at Carlyle's portfolio companies PPD, Mettler Toledo, and Covidien.

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